Citrus Pectin HMC-SS 1

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T.B. Fruit Citrus Pectin HMC-SS 1 is high esterificated, slow set pectin extracted from citrus peels and standardized with sucrose. Pectin (E440i) permitted in food according to European Regulation 1333/2008/EC, compliant with the purity criteria set by European Regulation 231/2012/EU. Product is GMO Free. Product is free from allergen.

Ingredient Name: Citrus Pectin

Ingredient Origin: Natural Origin, Plant Origin

Functions: Emulsifier, Stabilizer, Thickener, Viscosity Modifier

Labeling Claims: Allergen-free, GMO-free, Naturally Derived, Plant-Based

Physical Form: Powder

Features: Free of Major Allergens, Neutral Smell, Neutral flavor, Slow Setting

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Identification & Functionality

Ingredient Name

Features & Benefits

Applications & Uses

Main Uses

T.B. Fruit Citrus Pectin HMC-RS 1 is widely used as a thickener, emulsifier and stabilizer in the food industry in the production of:

  • marshmallows
  • marmalade
  • cream for cakes
  • jellies
  • jams
  • mousses
  • yogurts and ice cream.
Recommendations for Dissolution
  • To dissolve the product without lumps you need: - pre-mix pectin with other ingredients in powder form and quantitatively transfer the mixture into the liquid with constant vigorous stirring.
  • Continue stirring until completely dissolved - or dissolve the powder in an insoluble medium (butter, sugar syrup with a dry matter content > 65% Brix).
  • Dissolution of the product depends on the environment and the process: it improves with heating (time, temperature) and mixing (stirrer, mixer, homogenizer).
  • Complete dissolution of the product is achieved at a temperature of - 80 - 85  ̊C (176 - 185  ̊F).
  • It is more difficult to dissolve in a medium with a high content of Ca ²⁺ (hard water > 80 ppm Ca 2+ , milk), in which case additional time or complexing salts are required.


Physical Form

Regulatory & Compliance

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Regional Availability
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • USA
Packaging Information

Cardboard box with polyethylene liners, net weight 25 kg Paper hermetically sealed bag, net weight 25 kg

Storage & Handling

Storage and Shelf Life Conditions
  • Store in a dry and cool place, in a closed package and relative humidity not more than 75%
  • Shelf life 24 months